31 Long-Forgotten Native American Medical Cures

When it comes to herbal remedies, almost every person is familiar with purple coneflower as an antibiotic, aloe as a skin conditioner and a topical anesthetic, and willow bark as a painkiller. But, compared to the treatments and insights that were discovered and used by the Native American medicine, this is just common knowledge.


The treatments of their era were based on using herbal remedies and other alternative forms of medicine.

Below is a list of unique North American trees, fruits, flowers and plants, defined by Native American tribes who relied heavily on their amazing benefits.

Once you realize how effective these ancient cures can be you’ll definitely save the list.

1. Alfalfa

It is used to aid blood clotting and relieves digestion. Alfalfa can be also included in treatment of bladder and kidney conditions, arthritis and bone strength. It boosts the immune system.

2. Aloe

When its leaves are squeezed it extrudes a thick sap which is used to treat wounds, burns and bites from insects.

3. Aspen

The inner bark is used in a tea to treat coughs, fever and pain. It contains salicin, which is the main ingredient for aspirin. click open to continue …